Financial Mathematics - Open Rank Professor
Posting DetailsPosting Information Vacancy TypeTenured/Tenure-Track FacultyIs Internal Transfer OnlyNoWorking TitleFinancial Mathematics - Open Rank ProfessorSalary RangeAnticipated Hiring RangeCommensurate with experiencePosition Number00001070Work ScheduleVariesFull Time Equivalent (FTE)1.0Department170301 - MathematicsDepartmentMathematicsJob City & StateRaleigh, NCPrimary Function of Organizational Unit
In the Department of Mathematics at NC State University, a long tradition of excellent teaching and a supportive environment for students are paired with cutting-edge research across a broad spectrum of mathematics and its applications. Many members of the department participate in interdisciplinary programs and research groups on campus and in the broader Research Triangle community. Research strengths of the Department include the core mathematical areas of algebra, topology, and geometry, especially their connections to combinatorics, symbolic computation, and mathematical physics; core areas of applied mathematics, including matrix analysis, numerical analysis, scientific computation, probability, optimal control, ordinary, partial, and stochastic differential equations, and dynamical systems; and applications of mathematics to biology, finance, and industrial problems. Annual research funding exceeds $3 million, and supports numerous research assistantships for undergraduate and graduate students. More information about the department can be found at http:\\www.math.sciences.ncsu.edu.Essential Job Duties
The Mathematics Department at North Carolina State University invites applications for a junior tenure-track position to work with our Financial Mathematics program. We are seeking exceptionally well-qualified individuals with research interests compatible with those in the department in the general area of financial mathematics. Among the areas of interest are computational finance, financial risk analysis, portfolio optimization, and machine learning in finance. More information about the Mathematics Department can be found at http://math.sciences.ncsu.edu and about the Financial Mathematics Program at https://financial.math.ncsu.edu.Other Work/Responsibilities
Inclusiveness and diversity are critical to the success of the College of Sciences and the University. The selected candidate will be expected to foster an environment that is supportive and welcoming of all groups.Minimum Education/Experience
PhD in the mathematical sciences or related area.
Successful postdoctoral training.
Ability to contribute, through their experience, research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Experience in, and a continued commitment to, outstanding research and effective teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels.Required License or Certification
Applications received by October 15, 2019 will be given full consideration.
We encourage applicants to submit an optional statement that addresses how they may have developed or anticipate developing a welcoming and inclusive environment in their classroom and describes other diversity and inclusion initiatives.
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